MANDI BAHAUDDIN: Kashmir Solidarity Day was observed on Monday across this district as day of protest against Indian occupation of major part of Kashmir. It was national holiday and government offices, institutions remained nonfunctional.
People from all segments of life including district and municipal administrations held meetings, seminars and rallies in major towns of the district and highlighted the issue of Kashmir, giving its historical perspective.
Main rally was held by JI and Mili Muslim League in front of Press Club. Common citizens also joined the rally in large number. JI and MML leaders while addressing the rally strongly condemned India for its inhuman atrocities against Kashmiris for raising voice for liberation. The leaders said their hearts beat with their Kashmiri brethren. They urged world powers to force UNO to implement its resolutions for holding plebiscite to decide Kashmir issue.